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Teapot with lid

1949.115.1AB (RS210726)

Description

Pearlware teapot with lid. Rectangular base with handpainted bands and accents of black around base, neck, and on handles, rim, spout. Lid has bird knop. Red transfer-printed scene of young woman feeding cat perched on bamboo table with village in the distance.

Details

Maker
John Rogers & Son (Maker)
Date
1814-1836
Inscriptions
"D/ ROGERS" (impressed)
"672 / J.B.M. Jr." and "672 / J.B. Morris Jr." (Two labels affixed to interior of lid)
Location of origin
Longport, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
molding (forming)
pearlware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Longport (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Bird
Cat
earthenware
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
Molded
molding (forming)
pearlware
Possibly figure- and animal-derived motifs
Teapot
teapots
transfer printing
Vessel, Drink Serving
Village
Woman
Dimensions
7 x 10 1/2 x 5 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.115.1AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. John B. Morris, Jr.
GUSN
54943

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